Monthly Archives: July 2010


She is an octopus, waving tentacles; an uncertain body whose blind eyes are river water reflecting smoke and grey sky, whose muscle pumps red amber green, her juices busy and intermingled around the glassy centre. Never tiring, she shines all … Continue reading

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Vine Eyes

There it is! A twining leafy piece of happy tenement. Budding new growth, baked by sun now battened down in cool dark air; a dozing reach of stem, blooming closed flowers frilly tips held in tight gloss green, the fierce … Continue reading

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